May 31 2002 by admin
“Music is the universal language of mankind.”
-Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
By Liona Boyd
May 30 2002 by Argus Hamilton
HOLLYWOOD – God bless America, and how’s everybody?
May 30 2002 by Larry Stroud
Before the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks, it was lamented widely that “there are no heroes any more.” That wasn’t true, of course, because there were people like my dad, Alvie W.
May 30 2002 by Clyde McGinnis
145 YEARS AGO
May 29 2002 by admin
The steamer Exchange was at our wharf on Tuesday and left the same evening, taking several families of our citizens on a visit to see relatives and leaving town for other reasons.
Now what have I done?
You win some, you lose some.
In last week’s primary election, one candidate stood head and shoulders above all the rest even though he was not declared a winner.
May 28 2002 by James Jefferson
LITTLE ROCK (AP) – Team Huckabee may want to rethink the notion that they would be impervious to potential conflicts of interest as Arkansas’ first governor and wife to hold constitutional offices
May 28 2002 by admin
Judge Bevens arrived at home on the 4th on the steamer Thos. P. Ray very feeble from Mount Olive where he has been holding Izard County Circuit Court.
May 24 2002 by admin
If I’m lucky, most of you will give this page a passing glance on your way to the first 3-day weekend of the newly-opened summer season. Actually, the opening of the summer season, for many.
May 24 2002 by Willanne Ackerman
“The test of a good teacher is not how many questions he can ask his pupils that they will answer readily, but how many questions he inspires them to ask him which he finds it hard to answer.”
Before this number of the Balance goes to press, the editor will be on his way to Memphis where we expect to spend a short time on business connected with the paper.